Miami Beach watercraft accident under investigation

Man taken to hospital after jet ski collides with boat

Published On: Mar 23 2013 08:24:55 PM EDT   Updated On: Mar 25 2013 07:45:20 AM EDT
Jet ski accident
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -

Authorities say a man riding on a jet ski was taken to the hospital after it collided with a boat Saturday night in Miami Beach.

The crash happened near 23rd Street and Ocean Drive.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said two people were onboard a jet ski when it collided with a boat.

According to officials, the passenger of the jet ski fell into the water and the boat's propeller severely cut his leg.

The man was transported to Jackson Memorial Hospital. Officials say his injuries are not life-threatening.

No one on the boat was hurt.

The crash is under investigation.